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Golden Globes: TV's First 2017 Statuette Goes to Billy Bob Thornton

Billy Bob Thornton win the first Golden Globes award in television category with a surprise win for his starring role in Amazon’s freshman drama series Goliath.

Thornton, who plays Billy McBride, a down and out lawyer in the legal series, won the Best Performance by An Actor in a Television Series over such formidable opponents as Rami Malek (Mr. Robot), Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul), Matthew Rhys (The Americans) and Liev Schrieber (Ray Donovan.)